Join us Sept 19, 2020

Enjoy Awesome Boats and Craft Beer

Join us September 19, 2020 at 2pm for the 9th annual installation of Hops and Props in Downtown Manistee

Drink your way through over 100 locally crafted beverages from Michigan’s best breweries, wineries, cider houses and distillers; grab a bite from one of the food trucks; play a game of corn hole; or pull up a lawn chair to relax all while listening to live local music! Pairing with Hops and Props, Century Boat Club will be featuring their classic wooden boats along the channel. Must be 21+ to attend.

The Century Boat Club Show is from 10am-4pm

and is free to the public!


Number of Craft Breweries in Attendance

Number of Craft Brews on Tap

Number of Hard Ciders, Meads & Specialty Spirits

Time until the 9th Annual Hops and Props in Downtown Manistee








Advance Tickets $25 | At the Door $30

Ticket includes a Hops & Props glass (approximately 6 ounces) and 5 beer samples.
Additional drink tickets can be bought for $1 a piece.
Designated Drivers can purchase a separate wristband to gain entry for $5.

Purchase tickets in Manistee at the Chamber of Commerce, the Visitors Center & North Channel Brewing Company.
Purchase tickets in Ludington at Ludington Bay Brewing Co.
Or purchase tickets online below.

Brewery List

Arbor Brewing Company

Atwater Brewery

Beards Brewery

Bell’s Brewery

Bee Well Meadery

Big Buck Brewery

Big Hart Brewery

Blake’s Hard Cider Co.

Creston Brewery

Douglas Valley Winery

Ellison Brewery and Spirits

Farmhaus Cider

Founders Brewing Co.

Haymarket Brewery

High Five Spirits – Distillery

Iron Fish Distillery

Journeyman Distillery 

Ludington Bay Brewing Co. 

The Mitten Brewing Co.

Mountain Town Brewing Co.

New Holland Brewery

North Channel Brewery

Northern Naturals Cider

Perrin Brewing Co.

Pigeon Hill Brewing Co. 

Reed City Brewery 

Ridge Cider Co.

Right Brain Brewery

Roak Brewing Co.

Rochester Mills Beer Co. 

Saugatuck Brewing Company

St. Julian Winery

Stormcloud Brewing Co.

Third Monk Brewery

Virtue Cider

*Check back later for updates* 

This year will feature artists Serita’s Black Rose & Desmond Jones.

Get your dancing shoes ready for some funk, rock, soul and blues! 

Serita’s Black Rose


Desmond Jones

Rock//Funk//Jazz fusion


Following the event, the fun continues as local restaurants have their taps taken over by featured breweries from the Beer Festival.

-Right Brain
-Arbor Brewing
-Ludington Bay
-Pigeon Hill
-New Holland
-The Mitten
-St. Julian
-Starving Artist

Phone: Manistee DDA  1(231) 398 – 3262


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Our Sponsors

Hops & Barley

Bitter End Sponsor

Jeff Reau

Knizacky Insurance Agency

Growler Sponsor